Yardley school information

IndexYardleyPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores66%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:116:116:1
Total public schools72,56379,221
Total private schools51,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963
The Yardley, PA educational system consists of 7 public schools, 5 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Yardley public schools have average test scores of 66% which is 24% higher than than the Pennsylvania average and 34% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Yardley public schools is 17:1, compared to 16:1 in Pennsylvania and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 97.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 97.5% have completed high school, 65.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 7.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Yardley are 34% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Yardley.
  • 97.5% of people in Yardley have completed 8th grade.
  • 97.5% of people in Yardley have completed high school.
  • 65.1% of people in Yardley have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Yardley

IndexYardleyPennsylvaniaNational
Completed 8th grade97.5%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school97.5%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college85.8%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree73.8%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors65.1%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters31.6%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.9%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.9%1.4%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Yardley (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Plainsboro Center, NJ2,73382%67%
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Newtown, PA2,02876%54%
Princeton Meadows, NJ13,75875%51%
Yardley, PA2,39266%34%

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Yardley, PA2,39266%34%
Source: The Yardley, PA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.